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Definition of Brook
BrookBrook Brook, n. [OE. brok, broke, brook, AS. br[=o]c; akin to
D. broek, LG. br[=o]k, marshy ground, OHG. pruoh, G. bruch
marsh; prob. fr. the root of E. break, so as that it
signifies water breaking through the earth, a spring or
brook, as well as a marsh. See Break, v. t.]
A natural stream of water smaller than a river or creek.
The Lord thy God bringeth thee into a good land, a land
of brooks of water. --Deut. viii.
Empires itself, as doth an inland brook Into the main
of waters. --Shak. BrookBrook Brook, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brooked; p. pr. & vb. n.
Brooking.] [OE. broken, bruken, to use, enjoy, digest, AS.
br?can; akin to D. gebruiken to use, OHG. pr?hhan, G.
brauchen, gebrauchen, Icel. br?ka, Goth. br?kjan, and L.
frui, to enjoy. Cf. Fruit, Broker.]
1. To use; to enjoy. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
2. To bear; to endure; to put up with; to tolerate; as, young
men can not brook restraint. --Spenser.
Shall we, who could not brook one lord, Crouch to
the wicked ten? --Macaulay.
3. To deserve; to earn. [Obs.] --Sir J. Hawkins.
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(born 3 May 1986) is a British professional
boxer. He held the IBF welterweight title
from 2014 to 2017, and has challenged
(born 23 November
1979), known professionally
as Kelly Brook
, is an English
model, actress, and media
personality. She is known
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(SUNY at Stony Brook
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at 111 East 54th Street
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Lee (born January
8, 1971, in Pearl
City, Hawaii), known
Lee, is an American
- The brook trout
(Salvelinus fontinalis) is a species
fish in the char genus Salvelinus
of the salmon family
Salmonidae. It is native
8, 1986) is an American mixed martial artist
in the Lightweight division
of ARES FC. A professional
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FRS (18 August
1685 – 29 December
1731) was an English mathematician
and the Taylor
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